• Man dead, 2 women hospitalized after car shot up in Wilkinsburg


    WILKINSBURG, Pa. - A man died and two women were taken to a hospital after a car was shot up Sunday night in Wilkinsburg, police said.

    The shooting was reported just before 9:30 p.m. in the area of Rebecca Avenue and Jeannette Street.

    Police found the man, 22-year-old Mager Rainey, shot to death inside a car, police said. The women, ages 21 and 25, were taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

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    Investigators determined the victims had just gotten into the car on Jeannette Street after a leaving a home nearby. Multiple shots were then fired into the vehicle.

    Rainey managed to drive down Jeannette Street after the shooting, police said. The car struck multiple parked vehicles and a building before ending up in a yard along Rebecca Avenue.

    Police have not determined a motive for the shooting or identified any suspects.

    Anyone with information is asked to call the Allegheny County Police Tip Line at 1-833-255-8477.



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